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The Sentinel Oct 17, 2014
Stoke City: Phil Bardsley ready to get up close with Nathan Dyer...

Stoke City: Phil Bardsley ready to get up close with Nathan Dyer...

PHIL Bardsley is familiar enough with Swansea City midfielder Ki Sung-Yong after they spent last season together at Sunderland.And you suspect he'll become almost as familiar with Nathan Dyer and Wayne Routledge as they try to work the magic down the Swansea flanks on Sunday (4pm)Bardsley extolled the virtues of Stoke's current pace earlier this week when he revealed he'd never played in a quicker team.So he will enjoy, or endure, a comparison with something worryingly similar at the Britannia...
Nathan Dyer suffering like Ryan Shawcross — but fair play...

Nathan Dyer suffering like Ryan Shawcross — but fair play...

DANNY Higginbotham reckons Swansea City's Nathan Dyer and Stoke's Ryan Shawcross may be suffering from big-club bias having been consistently overlooked by Roy Hodgson.And the much-travelled former Southampton defender has saluted Swansea's board for giving a chance to another of his ex-Saints colleagues, Garry Monk.Higginbotham, who also had a distinguished spell at Stoke City, believes Swansea winger Dyer is good enough for an England call-up.Stoke fans dislike Hodgson because he never...
Stoke City's Phil Bardsley: Nathan Dyer, Gylfi Sigurdsson and Ki...

Stoke City's Phil Bardsley: Nathan Dyer, Gylfi Sigurdsson and Ki...

STOKE City new boy Phil Bardsley declared this week that he has never played in a pacier team than Mark Hughes's Potters.But the former Sunderland man admits Swansea City might just give Hughes's flyers a run for their money.Bardsley knows all about Ki Sung-Yueng having played with the South Korean at the Stadium of Light last season.But Ki is not the only Swansea player who is on the Stoke right-back's radar.He may never have played on the same team as the likes of Nathan Dyer, Wayne Routledge...

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